Raised:
$525
0%Goal:
$100,000

Comox Valley

Hosted by Comox Valley Transition Society and Dawn to Dawn

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It's cold out there. The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community. Walk with us on February 22, 2020!

About Comox Valley Transition Society

The Comox Valley Transition Society and Dawn to Dawn are teaming up for our fifth annual Coldest Night of the Year Walk to end homelessness.


This family event will take place in downtown Courtenay on Saturday evening, Feb 22.


Last year our community came out by the 100's and raised more than $90,000 which helped shelter, feed and support families and individuals who were homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Please join us this year as we aim to raise $100,000.


With your help we can end homelessness in our community!


About Dawn to Dawn

The Comox Valley Transition Society and Dawn to Dawn are teaming up for our second annual Coldest Night of the Year Walk to end homelessness.


This family event will take place in downtown Courtenay on Saturday evening, Feb 22nd.


Last year our community came out by the 100's and raised more than $65,000 - as the number one supportive community in B.C.


Please join us this year as we aim to raise $100,000 to help families and individuals in the Comox Valley facing homelessness.


With your help we can end homelessness in our community!

Comox Valley Scoreboard

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Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

Dawn to Dawn

Richard Clarke

1

500.00

2

CVTS Walkers of Hope

Alisa Hooper

1

3

Comox Valley MONAT Gratitude Squad

Denise Fredriksen

1

4

Heather's Hikers

Heather Ney

1

5

Inspirational Comox Valley

Kayla McDonald

1

6

Budget Blinds

Suzanne Bryant

1

7

St George's United Church

Joyce Wilson

1

8

Shake-A-Leg Souls

Laura Thorold

2

9

The Late Greats

Michele Vanderwoude

1

10

Comox Valley Mental Health & Substance Use

Laura Pitcairn Huber

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Richard Clarke

Dawn to Dawn

1

500.00

2

Alisa Hooper

CVTS Walkers of Hope

3

Denise Fredriksen

Comox Valley MONAT Gratitude Squad

4

Heather Ney

Heather's Hikers

5

Kayla McDonald

Inspirational Comox Valley

6

Suzanne Bryant

Budget Blinds

7

Grant Shilling

8

Joyce Wilson

St George's United Church

9

Isaac Thorold

Shake-A-Leg Souls

10

Laura Thorold

Shake-A-Leg Souls

11

Michele Vanderwoude

The Late Greats

12

Laura Pitcairn Huber

Comox Valley Mental Health & Substance Use

2019 CNOY Photos

Photo Credit: Scott Stanfield and Bonner Photography (bonnerphotography.com)

Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is February 22, 2020!

The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community.


Start

We're working on finalizing our Start location - check back soon!


Times

Here's the schedule for Event Day:

  • 4 pm: Registration opens
  • 5 pm: Opening Ceremonies
  • 5:15 pm: Walk begins (all distances)
  • 6 pm: Registration closes
  • 6 pm: Meal service begins
  • 8 pm: Route closes, meal service ends

Yummy Food on Event Day:

Between 6:00 and 8:00 pm a warm, light meal will be served to all walkers and volunteers.


Registration

Registration Process:

  • Registration opens at 4:00 pm.
  • All walkers must check-in at registration upon arrival.
  • Check out the What to Bring section below.

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section!


Registration Types:

  • Children 0-10: Free to participate (but you'll need to raise $75 to earn a toque)
  • Youth 11-17: Fundraise $75+ to earn your CNOY toque or pay the $25 registration fee
  • Adult 18+: Fundraise $150+ to earn your CNOY toque or pay the $25 registration fee


Route Details

  • Route Distances: 2 km, 5 km, or 10 km walks.
  • Rest stops are available on all routes.
  • All routes will be well signed.
  • Route marshals, rest stop attendants, and sweep vehicle drivers will provide support along the route.
  • All walkers 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.


What to Bring

  • Cheques made out to Coldest Night of the Year and cash donations
  • A completed Pledge Form or My Results Form if you’re bringing cash or cheques
  • You're 17 years and under, or
  • You didn’t sign up online before event day
  • Good waterproof shoes/boots for walking
  • Warm coat and mitts
  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • Extra food or snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • A passion for the charity you're walking for

Contact Us


Comox Valley Transition Society

Michelle Vanderwoude Event Director
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email resourcedevelopment@cvts.ca

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year?
info@cnoy.org | 1.877.743.3413